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Independent Truckers Make Their Voices Heard: Third Recent Job Action at Port of Oakland

Independent Truckers Make Their Voices Heard: Third Recent Job Action at Port of Oakland
http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2013/11/30/18747054.php
by Jonathan Nack
Saturday Nov 30th, 2013 12:09 PM
Photo by Jonathan Nack

The Port of Oakland Truckers Association (POTA) said the strike was called, “in protest of unsafe working conditions and unfair labor practices by terminal owners and Port of Oakland management.“

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BART Workers, Oakland Port Truckers, The ILWU And The Class Struggle-TWSC Forum

BART Workers, Oakland Port Truckers, The ILWU And The Class Struggle-TWSC Forum
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8c-XIyXwVNc&feature=youtu.be
The BA Battle in Transport: Workers Face Employer Onslaught No More
Defeats Like Wisconsin! Business Unionism vs. Class Struggle Unionism"
was the topic at a Transport Workers Solidarity Committee forum that
was held on November 10, 2013 in Berkeley. Speakers included members

CA Assembly Labor & Employment Committee Hearing On BART, Workplace Safety and Ca-OSHA

CA Assembly Labor & Employment Committee Hearing On BART, Workplace Safety and Ca-OSHA
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUm_ECHJXQ4&feature=youtu.be
On November 7, 2013 the California Assembly Labor and
Employment committee held a hearing in San Francisco to
hear testimony about the deaths of two replacement
workers at BART, the systemic violation of OSHA rules
and the enforcement of these rules by Ca-Osha.

BART unions face steep climb to win contract dispute

BART unions face steep climb to win contract dispute
http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_24583543/bart-unions-face-steep-...
By Lisa Vorderbrueggen
Contra Costa Times
POSTED: 11/22/2013 05:46:40 PM PST | UPDATED: 3 DAYS AGO

UAL Teamster IBT Mechanics Picket At SFO For A Contract With Support Of AFA Flight Attendants

UAL Teamster IBT Mechanics Picket At SFO For A Contract With Support Of AFA Flight Attendants
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WxAi8jIevTs&feature=youtu.be
On November 25, 2013 UAL Teamster mechanics who are without
a contract picketed at airports from throughout the country to
demand an end to concessions and a contract. They were joined
by UAW AFA flight attendants who are also facing difficulties in their
negotiations. Mechanics and Flight Attendants along with other

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